The first concrete step toward the partial privatization of Italy's Cinecitta studios proceeded with a whimper and not a bang Wednesday, when state holding company Ente Cinema went forward with plans…
Canadian pop star Celine Dion has booked a last-minute berth on "Titanic," the much-anticipated James Cameron pic, and she'll be belting out the film's theme song, "My Heart Will Go On."
The acquisition bid for Cinamerica/Mann Theatres led by former Cinemaworld president Jeff Lewine is backed by leveraged buyout firm Warburg Pincus, Wall Street sources said Tuesday (Daily Variety…
Anthony Ball has been upped to prexy and CEO for Fox/Liberty Networks from his previous post of prez and chief operating officer.
Nominations for the 1996-97 Theater L.A. Ovation Awards, recognizing excellence and achievements of the past theater season in greater L.A., were announced Wednesday at the Bel Age Hotel.
Michael H. Diamond, former executive VP and general counsel for New World Communications Group, has formed a law firm with partner Kenneth A. Ostrow.
Garby Leon has joined Fox Family Films as vice president of production of the Chris Meledandri-helmed Fox film division.
Phoenix Pictures has formed a joint venture with Robert Rehme to produce TV movies.
A new study has set a standard for confirming the obvious by informing us that the news coverage following Princess Diana's death was massive.
Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau arguably is the great film artist with the most neglected reputation. Between 1919 and 1931, he directed a handful of movies, including "Nosferatu," "The Last Laugh" and…
Cleopatra had her Marc Antony. Now, "Cleopatra Jones" has her Don Cheadle. The actor has been hired by Warner Bros. to script and direct a contemporized remake of the 1973 blaxploitation film.